July 18, 1972 |
Regina, SK, CAN
|Height||5 ft 10 in (178 cm)|
|Weight||205 lb (93 kg; 14 st 9 lb)|
Jacksonville Lizard Kings
Pensacola Ice Pilots
Port Huron Border Cats
Ayr Scottish Eagles
New Jersey Rockin' Rollers
Derek Eberle (born July 18, 1972) is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman. He was a minor league player, playing primarily in North American leagues such as the ECHL, American Hockey League (AHL) and International Hockey League (IHL).
Eberle played junior hockey in the Western Hockey League (WHL) with the Regina Pats for three seasons. He also had a brief stint with the Moose Jaw Warriors. He turned professional in 1993 with the Charlotte Checkers of the ECHL. He played between North American minor leagues for seven years until moving to the United Kingdom to play overseas for the Ayr Scottish Eagles. He returned to the ECHL in 2001-02 to play for the Pensacola Ice Pilots and subsequently retired.
Eberle has won both a Saskatchewan Hockey Association Provincial C title and a Long Lake Hockey League title in the 2009-2010 season as well as an 2nd straight LLHL championship in 2010-2011 playing for the Drake Canucks, with whom he has won 4 consecutive LLHL Top Defenceman Awards.